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Onychomatricoma represents a rare fibro-epithelial nail bed tumour. Numerous clinical variants of the condition have been described, and explicit diagnostic criteria have been recently developed. In this article, we outline the clinical and histopathological features of a case of onychomatricoma and review the literature with regards to the clinical presentation, differential diagnosis and management.

Original publication

DOI

10.1016/j.bjps.2009.01.009

Type

Journal article

Journal

Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS

Publication Date

01/2010

Volume

63

Pages

e54 - e57

Addresses

Department of Plastic Surgery and Burns, Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Mandeville Road, Buckinghamshire HP21 8AL, UK. ioannisgoutos@hotmail.com

Keywords

Thumb, Humans, Skin Neoplasms, Nail Diseases, Diagnosis, Differential, Biopsy, Middle Aged, Female